Senior Software Engineer @ bloomon
bloomon is an online-only flower delivery service with a difference. Since launching in 2014, we’ve gone from living room startup to iconic European flower brand at speed with our innovative digital business model. Our Amsterdam HQ is home to a diverse team of 80+ high-tech and highly-creative ‘bloomies’.
We're looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join then team. As part of bloomon’s Product and Engineering team, you would be building the software that powers our business — you might be surprised at how much tech there is in flowers!
Our developers are at the very core of our competitive edge: from helping our 100k+ active customer base effortlessly manage their bloomon experience, to ensuring our subscription platform is scaled up to meet a 10x increase in volume and complexity, to forecasting the exact number of Paradisaeidae needed for next month’s delivery.
Your day-to-day at bloomon
Work alongside other developers, product designers, product owners and our broader team of supply chain experts, brand creatives and flower designers to solve real problems for customers and colleagues.Own and innovate our core subscription platform and algorithms: order generation, delivery management, invoicing, forecasting, customer data and analytics. Support daily operations whilst discovering and capitalising on opportunities that increase reliability, performance, and real-life efficiency. Ship code daily.
About youYou love the satisfaction that comes with knowing real people are benefiting from something you’ve created.You are curious about business processes and interested in solving operational problems through technology.You enjoy brainstorming with your colleagues to find the best trade-offs between quality, speed, and scope.Among your technical colleagues, you are known for “leaving the campsite better than you found it” because you’re diligent about improving the codebase.You are excited by the idea of working on a huge variety of projects, including balancing the demands of supporting daily operations, steadily improving the product, and making step-changes to the technical platform.You value the shared working habits and processes that make for an effective team: writing good tests, giving and receiving code reviews, writing clear documentation, holding retrospectives, etc.You are motivated by the opportunity to help shape our technical platform and engineering culture as we grow.
Other requirementsA Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Computer Science or a related technical fieldAt least 5 years’ experience in software development
Tech we useLaravel, PHPReact, Redux, Node.js, RxJSGoogle Cloud, Kubernetes, Spinnaker, CircleCI, DockerPandas, PythonMendix (part of our Supply Chain stack but not your day-to-day)
What we offerA high level of responsibility, autonomy, and level of impact from day oneA competitive package and regular compensation reviews — we reward great work!Annual allowance for personal developmentModern work culture: no-meeting Wednesdays, flexibility to work from home, etc.Daily buffet lunch, team events and parties on our roof terrace, gym discount, mobile allowance, amazing free flowers and more.
Apply now! Send us:
1. Why you’d be an asset to bloomon? (300 words max)